Manipur: Insurgent arrested during search operation

Last Updated: Wednesday, February 29, 2012 - 11:54

Imphal: An insurgent of banned People`s
Liberation Army (PLA), armed wing of Revolutionary People`s
Front (RPF), was arrested by a combined team of police
commandos and 10th Assam Rifles personnel from Imphal west
district of Manipur, police said on Wedesday.

Sources said the security personnel following the report of
movement of some PLA insurgents, launched a massive manhunt at
Singda hill area in Imphal west district yesterday.

During the operation, a PLA cadre identified as L Gopen
alias Roshang (32) was arrested, they said adding that one 9mm
pistol, three live rounds and one magazine were recovered from
him.

He has been handed over to nearby Lamsang police
station.

PTI



First Published: Wednesday, February 29, 2012 - 11:53
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